21 savage nothin new

21 Savage may not be the first name that comes to mind when you think about so-called socially conscious rap, but his new video for “Nothin New” is one of the most powerful — and tragic — videos of the year. Opening with clips of Colin Kaepernick, LeBron James and Barack Obama, the video portrays the vicious cycle of poverty, prison and police brutality through the eyes of a young girl. 21 Savage is seen attending a funeral throughout the story; whose death he’s mourning is nothing new for people like him.

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